camus camus  /ˈkæ mɪs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) French writer who portrayed the human condition as isolated in an absurd world (1913-1960)

News

  1. Correction: Drinks for dad

    Father's Day drinks: Camus cognac is celebrating its 150th anniversary, and its entry-level cognac is VS Elegance. An Associated Press story on Tuesday's Page D1 had incorrect information.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Columbian

  2. Correction: Food-Drinks for Dad story

    In a story June 4 about selecting liquor as Father's Day gifts, The Associated Press reported erroneously based on information from a publicist the name of a Camus cognac and the number of years the company has been in business. The company is celebrating its 150th anniversary, not its 50th, and its entry-level cognac is VS Elegance, not VSOP Elegance.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Mohsin Hamid's 6 favorite books

    The author of The Reluctant Fundamentalist loves E.B. White, Frank Herbert, Albert Camus, and more
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Week via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  • "The most important thing for me was the choice of Philippe Camus," Verwaayen told me. "He understands the French environment but he also really knows global business."
    on Sep 2, 2008 By: Ben Verwaayen Source: BusinessWeek

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